Washouts force closure of ORV trail segment in Houghton County

Contact: John Pepin, 906-226-1352
Agency: Natural Resources

May 22, 2019

 
A trail washout along the Lake Linden Route in Houghton County is shown.Washouts have forced the Michigan Department of Natural Resources to close of a portion of the Lake Linden Off-Road Vehicle Route in Houghton County.


The section of the trail from Normand Road to Lake Linden is closed indefinitely until repairs can be made.

A failed culvert created the trail washouts. The problem has been elevated on a priority list of replacement and repair projects slated to be undertaken this summer.

For the latest information on this and other closures, visit the DNR closures page at Michigan.gov/DNRClosures.

 

 

Map of Lake Linden Route ORV trail closure.


Map: A map showing the closure on the Lake Linden Route in Houghton County is shown.

Washout: A trail washout along the Lake Linden Route in Houghton County is shown.